The SSC has surrounded itself with the best partners and specialists to carry out its mission of supporting small and medium-sized Laotian companies.
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, as part of the German Development Cooperation, is supporting the Lao Government in reaching its ambitious development goals.
GIZ offers demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development. It draws its services from a wealth of regional and technical expertise and tried and tested management know-how. As a federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is a United Nations agency that sets international labour standards and promotes opportunities for women and men to obtain decent and productive work, in conditions of freedom, equity, security and dignity.
The ILO’s Global Small Enterprise Development Programme works to strengthen entrepreneurial management skills through capacity building and training resources that foster adoption of good workplace practices in micro-, small and large enterprises. In the area of management training, ILO has training tools that cover the whole spectrum of target groups, from micro entrepreneurs to growth oriented small and medium scale entrepreneurs.
At the entrepreneurship development level, a key role of the programme is to develop tools and programmes that deal with the long term effects of entrepreneurial culture.